Project 366: Day 9

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2012: A Photo A Day

Full disclosure, I took this picture last year (2011). Because I have yet to see this guy in 2012 – I did the best I could with what I had on file.

The story goes, this guy cried when my Mom brought me home from the hospital. He was the one boy in a family of four – now five – girls, and he was not happy about that fact. If the story is true, it may explain why he and I annoy each other.

Regardless of the picking and bickering, we still love each other. (Whatever. You love me!) Our Dad died before I was married, and this guy honored me by walking me down the aisle. (Bonus: He didn’t even trip me!) So today, January 9th 2012, I wish my one and only brother (the best one and only brother) a happy 50th birthday! Cheers to you!

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32 thoughts on “Project 366: Day 9

    • Aw! That’s awesome. I actually teared up when I read your comment, Georgette. My brother has said sweet things to me from time to time. (At least I ASSUME he has. (smile)) He and I really do battle, but I am so grateful to have him in my life.

  1. Doesn’t it make your heart happy? Happy 50 to your brother.

    I’m one of seven, but my three brothers have passed away: one at 26, another at 40, and the oldest at 57.

    Blessings – Maxi

    • So very young, Maxi! You lost your brothers when they were so very young. My heart aches for you.
      I will be sure to give my brother an extra tight hug the next time I see him. Blessings to you, Maxi.

  2. I can’t wait for my youngest brother’s birthday (it’s the same as mine!!!) He was born on my 17th birthday. For years everyone thought he was mine (when I married and moved away, I missed him most). My 3 brothers (out of 8 children) were the youngest and we really didn’t grow up together.

    • My brother may be disrespectful in some ways, but he gets a pass with the pastry. He was showing off the fact that his doughnut had a cream filling. He won the prize. The other 11 doughnuts did not have a filling, and yes – it was a game.

  3. Belated happy Birth day to your brother Lenore. The best gift god gift us is elder brother, because he never let us to worry about anything. I say to my friends that, “I do not need to worry about anything, i have a superman with me.” 🙂

  4. Yes, happy belated birthday to your brother – and great pic! 🙂

    Also – thank you, thank you, thank you for being the only person I’ve seen in the blogosphere who knows that this is a leap year! (366 days not 365 this year!)

    • Good to see you again, Val. I’m late on checking out your latest creation – I will check it out today, for certain.
      I’ve noticed several places where the year is listed as 365 not 366. Folks need to ‘get in the know’! (smile)

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